Salmon Creek Falls Campground


This camp is located in a beautiful, lush, old growth forest right along Salmon Creek. The rocky gorge-like area creates two small beautiful waterfalls and several deep pools which reflect the clear blue-green waters. Wild thimbleberries and hazelnuts abound in the summer. This camp is a favorite recreation spot for local residents as well as some more distant travelers.

At a Glance

Operational Hours:
  • Check in time: 2:00 pm or later
  • Check out time: 1:00 pm
  • 14 first-come, first-served campsites
Area Amenities: Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees Campsites must be occupied every night paid, and fees must be paid within 30 minutes of arrival
  • Single campsite: $15
  • Extra Vehicle: $7 per vehicle, per night
Open Season: 4/24/2015 - 9/13/2015
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Best Season: August, September
Busiest Season: July, August
  • 14 day limit
  • Maximum trailer length 20 feet
  • Single campsite capacity: 6 persons, 2 vehicles, 2 tents
  • Quiet hours: 10 pm to 6 am
  • Use of chainsaws prohibited in campground
  • Dogs MUST be on leash at all times within the campground
Closest Towns: Oakridge, Oregon (5 miles)
Water: Hand pump
Restroom: Vault toilets
Passes: Passes allow holder 50% off overnight fee*
  • Golden Age/Golden Access Passes
  • Interagency (America the Beautiful) Senior and Access Passes
*Discount does NOT apply to extra vehicle fees or multiple campsites
Operated By: American Land & Leisure
Information Center: Middle Fork Ranger Station

General Information


Five miles east of Oakridge, Oregon, along Salmon Creek.

From the corner of Crestview Street and Oregon State Highway 58 (at the only traffic light along Highway 58 in Oakridge), travel north on Crestview Street over the railroad tracks for 0.2 miles.  Bear right at the four-way intersection onto East 1st Street, through the center of Oakridge.  Follow East 1st Street for approximately 1.1 miles out of town to the junction of Fish Hatchery Road (on your right).  Here, East 1st becomes Forest Road 24, otherwise known as the Salmon Creek Road.  Stay straight on Salmon Creek Road, and travel approximately 3.7 miles and the destination will be on your right.

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Campground Camping

Recreation areas with activity Campground Camping:
  • Tent, auto, trailer sites (maximum trailer length 20 feet)
  • Grey water station
Reservation InfoNo reservations. Sites are available on a first come, first served basis.
No. of Sites15
No. of Accessible sites4 campsites, restroom, viewpoint,  2 picnic tables, paved access routes


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Toilets Vault
Picnic tables
Drinking water Well water - hand pump